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What does Iara mean?

Iara Pronunciation of Iara as a name for girls. The meaning of Iara is "water lady; small butterfly". Iara is a variant form of Yara (Brazilian, Arabic).


ASSOCIATED WITH water, lady (noble), small (little)





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How popular is Iara?

Iara is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Iara is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

The only prominent related form of Iara (NOT IN TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000 is Yara (#672 IN RECENT RANKINGS). Adoption of this form of Iara was at its highest in 2018 (ADOPTION OF 0.03%). (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Yara in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Iara and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Iara is alike in pronunciation to Airi, Ara, Ari, Aria, Arria, Arya, Aura, Aurea, Auria, Eira, Eiry, Ira, Ora, Orah, Oria, Orra, Orya, Yaira and Yeira. Other recommended sound-alike names are Adara, Amara, Azra, Bara, Bera, Bora, Cara, Ceara, Cera, Chara, Cyra, Daira, Dara, Darra, Edra, Fabra (see Fabia), Fara, Gavra, Hajra, Hera, Iana, Ianna, Ida, Idra, Ilka, Inda, Inga, Irma, Isaura, Isha, Kaira, Kara, Karra, Klara, Lara, Lawra, Lyra, Madra, Mahra, Mara, Marra, Meara, Nadra, Ozara, Rora, Sabra, Sara, Sarra, Sera, Tara, Tera, Tiara, Tora, Zaira, Zara and Zayra. These names tend to be more commonly used than Iara.

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